Twenty years after the U.S. and its allies — including Australia — invaded Afghanistan, the venal puppet regime they propped up has collapsed, and the reactionary Islamist Taliban is back in charge.
In a Sept. 2 statement, the organization Left Radical of Afghanistan warns that while U.S. troops are gone, U.S. determination to achieve its regional goals remains.
The organization Left Radical of Afghanistan concludes that the Taliban have no plans to meet the desperate needs of the Afghan people, and will soon face resistance.
“It is a joke to say values like “women’s rights”, “democracy”, “nation-building” etc. were part of the US/NATO aims in Afghanistan!”
FSP and Radical Women member Megan Cornish joined Australia-based 3CR community radio to talk about the recent U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.
Las secciones del Freedom Socialist Party (Partido de Libertad Socialista) en los Estados Unidos y Australia se suman a la creciente protesta denunciando la detención y ahora desaparición en Ebril de tres miembros del RJAK (Movimiento de Mujeres Libres del Kurdistán): Xewla Mihemed Hesen, Ciwana, Edulbaqi y Seyran Hesen. Estas líderes kurdas fueron detenidas por… Read more »
Statement by the Freedom Socialist Party
Turkey’s hard-right president may think that second-class citizenship is the lot of women and the LGBTQ+ community, but thousands in the streets beg to differ.
The Afghan people bear the cost of almost 20 years of deadly conflict.
From the online journal Eteraz Monthly, an insightful look at the oppression of women in Afghanistan and its causes.